Meet our team and what they have on offer.

We have an amazing team of trainers who can be contacted on to sign up for advertised trainings or to discuss additional sessions.

Despite being in lockdown for much of 2021, the team offered our county 19 training sessions in addition to many face to face 1st Response practical sessions.  In total 105 volunteers in Essex South East were given 1st Response training during 2021 by our team.

Essex SE Trainers offered sessions at the Anglia ROVE virtual training day, numerous Safe Space sessions for Anglia and Girlguiding and have also run 1st Response courses on Zoom in various counties across the UK (Northumberland, Devon, Cambridgeshire East and Buckinghamshire to name a few).

The team:

Julie Nye:   County Adviser Responsible for Training, general topics for training including Programme, 1st Response Trainer

Marion Booth: 1st Response Trainer, Safe Space Trainer, general topics for training including Programme

Angela Ellis: Safe Space Trainer, general topics for training, including Programme, money matters, gift aid, new leaders

Kay Smith: general unit topics for training including games, songs etc

Janet Nelson: general topics for training including STEM, Programme, prospective 1st Response Trainer

Lucy Cornell: prospective 1st Response Trainer

Jacki Parker:  1st Response Trainer

Trainings on offer:

In addition to 1st Response and Safe Space training, our team have previously trained the following topics. These can be repeated upon request.

Leaders in Training, including completing some clauses of the Leadership Qualification

Leadership Qualification Mentors Air and Share

STEM activities (science, technology, engineering and maths)

Money matters and Gift Aid